Theatre

Alokananda Roy plans a dance-drama starring prison inmates from the US and Kolkata

Dancer and social reformer Alokananda Roy plans a collaborative work with prison inmates from the US and Kolkata

A scene from the play

The Curse of Urvashi, a new play, presents the idea of right versus wrong

This play explores the concept of right versus wrong through the perspective of Mahabharata’s Arjuna 

Kash Theatre questions the societal norms with its original play, Pardon

The theatre group was formed in 2010 by a group of six friends in Bhubaneswar.

Celebs
Kanye West and Mata Amritanandamayi​

Kanye West gets trolled for tweeting about Indian spiritual guru Mata Amritanandamayi​

The rapper who returned to social media after a year in April this year has been tweeting about various topics but this seemed to come out of nowhere leading to netizens making fun of him instantly. 

Sushmita Sen

I was molested by a 15-year-old boy recently, reveals Sushmita Sen

While the 15-year-old denied it at first, he later accepted and said sorry and said it won’t happen again.

R Kelly

Singer R Kelly's former girlfriend accuses him of sexual assault, infecting her with herpes

Rodgers alleged that she was in a relationship with Kelly for less than a year, during when he routinely abused her mentally, sexually and verbally.

Dance
Indian classical dancer Mrinalini Sarabhai

What you need to know about Mrinalini Sarabhai as Google celebrates her 100th birthday

Mrinalini Sarabhai is an Indian classical dancer from Kerala who was educated at Shantiniketan under the guidance of Rabindranath Tagore. 

Jayachandran Palazhy

Meet the man behind Attakkalari, a space for contemporary dance and the movement arts 

Attakklari has initiatives like the Diploma in Movement Arts and Mixed Media, the only programme of its kind in India

Madhu Jayamurthy and Thierry Moucazambo

Kalaripayattu, with a difference

Witness a unique kalari performance this Sunday, that has contemporary movement thrown in the mix 

Cinema
Jake Gyllenhaal

Jake Gyllenhaal to star as villain Mysterio in Spider-man: Homecoming 2

The character was previously a special effects artist named Quentin Beck and made his first appearance in 1964 in The Amazing Spider-man comic book.

Mowgli

WATCH: The first trailer of Andy Serkis’ Mowgli is out and it is darker than ever before

The trailer takes us through the jungle with all the characters we’ve read and seen but only with a more evil twist, with the characters depicted in a darker setting.

Hirokazu Kore-Eda

Hirokazu Kore-Eda's Shoplifter wins prestigious Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival 2018

Spike Lee's BlacKkKlansman, a movie that focused on the racism faced by the African-American community, came second to Shoplifter

TV
jordan-peele

Jordan Peele who won an Oscar for Get Out on why horror films fascinate him

Oscar winner Jordan Peele talks about his directorial debut Get Out, racism and more, ahead of the TV premiere of the film

Meet Alan Powell, Priyanka Chopra's love interest on Quantico

Quantico is not returning for Season 4. Here’s your chance to OD on all the cloak and dagger action with its final season. Alan Powell lets us in on what to expect 

Viu is all set to launch the 2nd season of its most loved series Pelli Gola

Filled with umpteen fun, the show has an alluring and appealing storyline with a perfect amalgamation of dramatic sequences that take place in Indian weddings.

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